Table of contents for Dams / Chris Oxlade.

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Contents
About Dams	4
Dams in the Past	6
Types of Dam	8
Parts of a Dam	10
Dam-building Materials	12
Designing a Dam	14
Preparing the Ground	16
Building the Dam	18
Dams in Use	20
Dam Programs	22
Flood Defenses	24
Dam Disasters	26
Dam Facts	28
Glossary	30
More Books to Read	31
Index	32
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Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Dams -- Juvenile literature.
Dams -- Design and construction -- Juvenile literature.